Fedora 16 Update: hwloc-1.3-1.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-11-15 23:40:07

Name        : hwloc
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 1.3
Release     : 1.fc16
URL         : http://www.open-mpi.org/projects/hwloc/
Summary     : Portable Hardware Locality - portable abstraction of hierarchical architectures
Description :
The Portable Hardware Locality (hwloc) software package provides
a portable abstraction (across OS, versions, architectures, ...)
of the hierarchical topology of modern architectures, including
NUMA memory nodes,  shared caches, processor sockets, processor cores
and processing units (logical processors or "threads"). It also gathers
various system attributes such as cache and memory information. It primarily
aims at helping applications with gathering information about modern
computing hardware so as to exploit it accordingly and efficiently.

hwloc may display the topology in multiple convenient formats.
It also offers a powerful programming interface (C API) to gather information
about the hardware, bind processes, and much more.

Update Information:

Align with F-15/rawhide versions
Fix of minor packaging issue
Update to version 1.2.2

* Mon Nov 14 2011 Peter Robinson <pbrobinson at fedoraproject.org> - 1.3-1
- Update build for ARM support
* Sat Oct 15 2011 Jirka Hladky <hladky.jiri at gmail.com> - 1.3-0
- 1.3 release
 - added dependency on libibverbs-devel pciutils-devel
 - cannot provide support for cuda (cuda_runtime_api.h). 
 - Nvidia CUDA is free but not open-source therefore not in Fedora.
* Fri Oct  7 2011 Jirka Hladky <hladky.jiri at gmail.com> - 1.2.2-1
- moved *.so to the devel package
 - libhwloc*so* in the main package
* Wed Oct  5 2011 Jirka Hladky <hladky.jiri at gmail.com> - 1.2.2-0
- 1.2.2 release
- Fix for BZ https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=724937 for 32-bit PPC

  [ 1 ] Bug #724937 - hwloc-1.2-0.fc16 fails xmlbuffer self check on PPC,  but passes on PPC64

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update hwloc' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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